Improving understanding of productivity, its drivers and the way we measure it.
Annual Conference of the Future of Work and Inclusive Growth project
Major economies are addressing the challenges brought by digital trade in different ways, resulting in diverging regulatory regimes. How should we view these divergences and best deal with them?
A relatively new fintech market, BNPL is currently not regulated in the EU, meaning that consumers do not have the same protection level as they do for other credit products.
The European Commission will enforce digital competition rules against big tech; internally, it should ensure a dedicated process and teams; externally, it should ensure cooperation with other jurisdictions and coherence with other digital policies.
What changes has working from home brought on for workers and societies, and how can policy catch up?
Although Russia bears the brunt of Western high-tech sanctions, the European Union will face challenges in sectors where it relies on Russian and Ukrainian commodities and technologies.
How much has China progressed technologically?
Sanctions on high-tech goods supplies, combined with financial sanctions and other restrictions, will deprive Russia of a future as a modern economy.
Restrictions so far on software, media and online services in Russia have been imposed either voluntarily by firms, or else by Russia itself in order to restrict the flow of information.
While the Digital Markets Act entered its first trilogue, what will be the enforcement role of the Commission and the Member States?
Only companies investing in advanced semiconductors will see their margins increase.